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Urethral sphincterotomy for chronic spinal cord injury.
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PMID:  7354518     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
This study involves 53 patients with chronic spinal cord injury for 3 to 30 years in duration who had remained on catheter retention, had experienced different complications and were selected for urethral sphincterotomy. The pertinent and related literature, the results of patient evaluation and the indications, methods and complications of sphincterotomies will be discussed. Also presented are interesting points of the urodynamic studies and the justification and encouraging results of sphincterotomy in these patients.
H Golji
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The Journal of urology     Volume:  123     ISSN:  0022-5347     ISO Abbreviation:  J. Urol.     Publication Date:  1980 Feb 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1980-04-26     Completed Date:  1980-04-26     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0376374     Medline TA:  J Urol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
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Languages:  eng     Pagination:  204-7     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Follow-Up Studies
Middle Aged
Postoperative Complications
Spinal Cord Injuries / complications*
Urethra / surgery*
Urinary Bladder, Neurogenic / etiology,  physiopathology,  surgery*

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